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Tankman 2, A different approach
HansBouwmeester
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Posted: Monday, October 08, 2018 - 06:59 AM UTC
Hell of a build and I guess 'Last Tank Ever"...but it is what I had in mind after the 1/72 version.




jrutman
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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 01:13 AM UTC
I love the topic and also the concept!
J
HansBouwmeester
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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 03:05 AM UTC

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I love the topic and also the concept!
J


Thanks Jerry, but what about the way I handled the concept, so "the build" itself
Bruc84
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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 07:52 PM UTC
Wanderful work…

I like the concept of the base verry mutch! something special…

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jrutman
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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 01:17 AM UTC

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I love the topic and also the concept!
J


Thanks Jerry, but what about the way I handled the concept, so "the build" itself



Of course the build was very well done. Is that what you meant?
J
HansBouwmeester
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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 03:54 AM UTC

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I love the topic and also the concept!
J


Thanks Jerry, but what about the way I handled the concept, so "the build" itself



Of course the build was very well done. Is that what you meant?
J



Thanks mate !
HeavyArty
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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 01:21 PM UTC
I really like the concept and it looks great overall. One small issue though, the barrel is upside down. The bore evacuator should be offset to the top, not the bottom.

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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 01:43 PM UTC
Everything very very nice ,great idea and execution ....where did you find the figurine?...
cheyenne
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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 09:24 PM UTC
Nicely done Hans !!!
HeavyArty
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 12:33 AM UTC

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...where did you find the figurine?...



I believe this is the figure he used. Royal Model Tiananman Tank Man (#823).

HansBouwmeester
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 02:48 AM UTC

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I really like the concept and it looks great overall. One small issue though, the barrel is upside down. The bore evacuator should be offset to the top, not the bottom.




you are so right! Hope I can fix it. Barrel is metal and glued with....superglue
HansBouwmeester
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 02:49 AM UTC

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...where did you find the figurine?...



I believe this is the figure he used. Royal Model Tiananman Tank Man (#823).




Thanks Cheyenne and yep, that's the guy.
Dioramartin
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 09:21 PM UTC
A higher form of diorama with literally layers of meaning - the hard edge of the debris immediately reminded me of the eye-witness accounts of bulldozers being sent into the square & they weren’t just piling up rubble. Superb & hope you continue to develop this kind of concept, bravo Hans
HansBouwmeester
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10:01 PM UTC

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A higher form of diorama with literally layers of meaning - the hard edge of the debris immediately reminded me of the eye-witness accounts of bulldozers being sent into the square & they weren’t just piling up rubble. Superb & hope you continue to develop this kind of concept, bravo Hans



Thanks Tim, as long as the ideas keep popping up I will continue to make "different" diorama's.
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10:42 PM UTC
Great subject and brilliantly executed. Bravo!